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Dec 18, 2012 10:00pm EST
packages. two dozen boxes were stolen from a sacramento warehouse. the group move america forward collected items like coffee, jelly beans, deodorant. the items were ready to ship but thieves got to them first. >> it's really sad someone would take this from the troops. i hope whoever took them won't be a grinch and take them to the post office. >> move forward america is scrambling to send more packages. >>> coming up tonight on news edge at 11, a teenager at home in the middle of a day attacked after a man knocks on the door claiming to be a cable guy. >>> it was all about wrapping up business before the end of the year. what council members decided on issues like speed cameras and the so-called tax on your water bill. we'll continue right after this. hey, look! a shooting star! make a wish! i wish we could lie here forever. i wish this test drive was over, so we could head back to the dealership. [ male announcer ] it's practically yours. test drive! but we still need your signature. volkswagen sign then drive is back. and it's never been easier to get a jetta. that's the power
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Dec 18, 2012 4:25am EST
, director of communication for gun owners of america. >> what the senators are talking about and what these politicians are talking about and going after the firearms and banning these or placing more restricts not going to make people more safe. in fact, what we have, we've tried this approach over and over. if you look over the last couple of decades, all -- almost all, all except for one of the mass murders that have occurred in this country, they've happened in the gun- free zones because good people are scared to defend themselves. >> i think it is sort of just juvenile fan tasse that we should have teachers prepared to face the fine of weapon that they had to face. the truth is these are weapons of war. they are weapons that are designed for the battlefield and they are just not appropriate in our schools. they are not appropriate in our society and instead of thinking about how you stop someone who has broken into your cool with these types of terrible weapons. we need to de-escalate the arms race in america. we need to make sure the weapons are ban giant food president obama s
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Dec 30, 2012 9:00am EST
for america. if that should happen. >> chris: i don't want to get too much into the weeds, though, obviously it is a substantive subject, but after the cliff, the next big step, is when we reach the debt ceiling, which we're now told by treasury secretary geithner will be probably around the end of february. two months. assuming that you get this deal, you turn off the bush tax cuts, for -- bush tax cuts for 98% of americans, will they go every the democrats as part of bargaining on -- and the president said, i will not negotiate on that anymore. >> here's what i will do, if you took every penny on the $600 billion and put it on the deficit, it is 6 or 7% and i don't believe all of it will go on the deficit. when we raised the debt ceiling in august of 2011, we borrowed $2.1 billion. we spent that much money, in 17 months. why would i raise the debt ceiling again, unless we address what put us in debt to begin with? i'm not going to raise the debt ceiling unless we get serious about keeping the country from becoming greece, and social security and medicare, here's what i would lik
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Dec 28, 2012 4:25am EST
of general h. norman schwarzkopf, america lost a great patriot. general schwarzkopf was 78 years old. >>> the white house released this statement last night. it says, with the passing of general norman schwarzkopf we lost and merge original. from his deckated service in vietnam to the historic liberation of kuwait and his leadership of the united states general command. our prayers are with the sports cough family would tonight with know that his legacy will endure in a nation that is more secure because of hispatriotic service. >>> as we just mentioned rmts former president george h. w. bush remained in intensive care in a houston hospital this morning. he is expected to remain hospitalized for a while. bush is the oldest former living president. he is 88 years old. >>> still ahead on fox 5 morning news, sunday is a big day for the redskins and their fans. >> also ahead, forget the fiscal cliff for now. congress is facing another big deadline that could impact what you could pay on something that is in just about everyone's refrigerator. we'll have more on what is called the milk cl
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Dec 22, 2012 10:00pm EST
war, our heroes are coming home. across america, military families are reunited. let's give thanks for our men and women and let's give a special prayer to those in afghanistan, risking their lives. >> this is the fifth first family christmas in hawaii since president obama was elected. >>> bringing holiday cheer to people who need it the most. >> and you heard of 3d tv but how about 3d printer? how one group is using the device to create weapons at home.  >>> this is the kind of story we love to tell during the holiday season. paying it forward to people who could use a little bit of help. >> that's what happened to a virginia student who is working as a waitress to pay for the holiday season. >> here is what happened during one of her shift. >> reporter: they came, they aid and they tip bombed. what's a tip bomb? it's a surprisingly huge tip for a waitress. >> i was shocked. >> reporter: and he is not even the waiters. he is the first one to tell you that servers earn their keep. >> they work very hard, ten, 11 hour per day. >> reporter: a group came into gl
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Dec 17, 2012 5:00pm EST
search through america's mental health madness. explain your personal touch and how this impacted you? >> i tried to get my son in his early 20s and i tried to get him help. i couldn't and was told i had to wait until he was a danger to me and others and that is ridiculous. think about it this way. i live in fairfax, one of the wealthiest counties, i'm well- educated, hi connections at "the washington post." i had researched mental health and i thought i knew about it. my son ended up getting tazered by the police, hog-tied and taken away. i couldn't get my son help, how do you think someone who knows nothing about the system and lives in poverty, how do you think someone like that is going get help with the system? >> absolutely and let's be clear, your son was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, is that correct? >> he was diagnosed with bipolar and schizophrenia. these are sophisticated illnesses and require great care and time and professionalism to figure out what is going on and in virginiava, they meet the vitiria and they being told there is no room because we don't have servi
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Dec 18, 2012 5:00pm EST
. graham is the only white person and race is important in america. to support this and fix white members of the couple out of 7 oppose it. how do you explain that as not being racially divided. >> the notion because we may disagree someone, the entire public service is cast into question or that we're somehow labels as insensitive because we disagree is really, as i said, a part of the vanity and stock and trade of a long bankrupt public servant who has long, long ago failed to offer constructive solutions for the problems that inflict this city and i have had it. >> reporter: the meeting continues and the council members continued exchange words offmic. a number of big votes again one having to do with the cameras and speed actions and there is another on finance reform. council member chay wants to limit money orders and that could fail tonight because of the issues today. back to you. >> and thank you very much. >>> we know the identity of a man who was shot and killed. he was shot on fort lincoln drive yesterday morning and as always, police are offering a $25,000 reward for informat
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Dec 23, 2012 9:00am EST
a gun. >> chris: senator barrasso, he proposed having an armed guard in every school in america. estimates are that would cost somewhere in the neighborhood of $8 billion a year. couple of questions: one, would you vote at a time of deficit issues, for $8 billion a year to put armed guards in every school in america, and, are there any laws you could support, in terms of assault guns, assault rifles, in terms of high capacity magazines, tightening background checks, any new gun controls you could support. >> let's step back for a second. i'm a doctor, i'm a father of three. and, i'm from wyoming. a state where we believe strongly in our 2nd amendment rights. we are the people of wyoming, me, personally, are still absolutely committed to filed real solutions that work. so, something like this tragedy never happens again. three more of those children were laid to rest, yesterday. >> chris: i'm asking a specific question. >> very, very, very... very, very hurtful to all of us in this country. i think decisions about schools ought to be made at the local level. i would not want a na
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Dec 28, 2012 5:00pm EST
class in america society wealthy don't have to pay their fair share. >> we need two words: presidential leadership on not just taxing rich people. we could do that and it would not help the medicare fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with time running out, hopes have diminished with talk of a smaller deal extending bush tax rates for the middle school and unemployment benefits. it puts off major spending cuts and reforms to entitlements like healthcare. >> we're going to end up with a small, kick-the-can, down-the- road bill to make another fiscal cliff to deal with this fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with expectation low, lawmakers are talk about how to retroactively fix any damage done by going over the cliff with congress. nicole collins, fox news. >>> developing tonight, a strike that could have shut down ports up and down the east coast is averted for now. the long shoreman's union along the east coast and gulf of mexico will extend the current contract for 30 days. that extension prevents a possible strike that could have crippled operations at port and including the port of baltimore. in a s
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Dec 23, 2012 10:00pm EST
not backing down from his calls for an armed guard in every school in america. neither of those calling for stricter gun laws. the two sides squared off outside a gun shop today in virginia. >> reporter: this was a very small protest involving only about a dozen people, but they say their message is big, change the gun laws now before more innocent people get hurt. the protests took place outside nova firearms on west broad street in falls church. >> as people of faith, we believe in compassion and care and love. >> reporter: led by father jim birch, the group face united for gun sanity, is calling for two key changes. >> guns are responsible for the slaughter of innocence time and time again in america. so we're calling for two things, the end of assault weapons and clips and funding of mental health programs. >> i would recommend a revolver similar to this one. >> reporter: nova firearms chief instructor chuck nesby says whether than banning weapons he thinks the emphasis ought to be on teaching how to properly secure them. >> obviously in the case in connecticut the lady did
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Dec 17, 2012 10:00pm EST
violence and eric pratt, director of communications for gun owners of america. eric, let me start with you. what is your organization's response to the tragedy in connecticut? >> well, certainly our heart goes out to the families of the victims. i can definitely relate with what they're going through. i myself lost a child through a drowning accident and so i totally understand the angst and pain they're going through, but i would say what the senators are talking about and the politicians are talking about in going after the firearms and banning these or placing more restrictions is not going to make people more safe. in fact, what we have, we've tried this approach over and over. if you look over the last couple decades, almost all except for one of the mass murders that have occurred in this country, they've happened in these gun free zones because good people are scared to defend themselves. on the other hand, in places, though, where guns have been available these mass shootings have been brought to an abrupt halt like the woman who did this at a church in colorado springs, colora
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Dec 6, 2012 6:00pm EST
america's nearly 400 national parks. and let's lissen in for a moment. it's first lady michelle obama and rico rodriguez from modern family. let's listen. >> a bundle of toys he had slung on his back and he looked like a peddler, opening his pack. >> his eyes how they twinkled, his dimples so merry, his cheeks so rosie, his nose like a merry. >> his mouth was drawn up location a bow and the beard of his chin was as white as the snow. >> the stump of his pipe held tight to his teeth and the smoke encircled his head to the wreath. >> he had a broad face and a little round belly that shook when he laughed like a bowl full of jelly. >> he was chubby and plunk, and i laughed when i saw him in spice of myself. >> they are doing a great job. and this year's giant blew spruce is new transplanted in october on the ellipse and it's strong with 450 strands of l.e.d. red and green lights and cold gar -- gold stars. there it is. beautiful behind the first lady. you know, it's a holiday tradition. the annual photo with santa clause. at one mall in the area, those coming to see santa were lining up to s
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Dec 29, 2012 9:00am EST
from the culinary institute of america. >> hi, my name is aubrey, and today, i'm going to tell you and show you what to do with those old bananas. sometimes, we just buy way too many bananas, and before you can slice them all on your cereal, they turn black. today, i'm going to show you what you can do with those bananas instead of making banana bread. this recipe calls for frozen bananas, so let's pretend these are on their way out and kind of brown. we're going to peel the banana and put it into a freezer bag. and the reason you're peeling it is because frozen bananas with the peel on is very hard to unpeel and will make your fingers very cold. and put the banana in the plastic bag, seal it up, and the bananas will always be ready for you in the freezer so that you can make this recipe and much more. now let's get started. you're not going to believe how easy this recipe really is. we'll take two frozen bananas and place them into the food processor. you can also use a blender if you don't have one. we'll place the lid on. and just pulse. perfect -- smooth and creamy. bring our b
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Dec 29, 2012 6:00pm EST
top of one time square. it's 7 feet tall. after four decades of dick clark helping america ring in the new year, 2013 will be the first celebration following his death. a special waterford crystal with his name on it will be in the ball this year. we spoke to his wife who remembers watching the weather report this time of the year, since she knew they would be outside for so many hours and all looked forward to their new year's kiss. >> the only way i can deal with this is to think of the television dick clark, not my husband, and then i can deal with it. if i have to think of that is my husband, he's not here, that is hard. >> reporter: depending who you ask, '13 is considered lucky to, someup lucky to others and for the superstitious out there dreading 2013, no need to fear. good luck charms have been attached to the 13 to ward off the potential bad luck n. new york city, anna coyman, fox news. >>> coming up on fox 5 news at 6, the fiscal cliff is looming, the latest and how we could affect our national security. . >>> president obama has issued a challenge to congressional repub
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Dec 23, 2012 8:00am EST
guards in every school in america, we'll talk about that with the senators as well. we're also, though, i will say, wisdom, going to take a different look at this. because some people say there's a lack of morality in our culture and our lives. we're going to talk about newtown also with pastor rick warren, the man who wrote "the purpose-driven life," the big best seller a decade ago that says god has a plan for us. we'll talk to him to get his take on how he reads these continuing acts of just unspeakable violence that we see every few months in this country. >> all right. and finally, one of the other issues you'll be talking about, is this report about benghazi, saying there were security failures from the top on down pretty much? >> well, that's right, but not quite the top on down. this was a report that was done by an independent panel, but appointed by secretary of state clinton. they have said there were gross, inadequate failures of security at the consulate, failure to beef up the security beforehand. but having said that, they placed the blame at the assistant secret
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Dec 31, 2012 7:00am EST
recommendations on how to reduce america's gun violence. >> all right. tucker is back now to talk about our cold weather. >> yeah. it got cold overnight overnight. at least the winds have let up. yesterday a very blustery day. nobody notices. they were too busy watching football. today the winds out of here. clouds moving in from the west. not going to be a perfect day. should be dry. most importantly dry this afternoon and tonight if you are going out. this time a day we like to go around the rest of the country. the travel spots will be in the central sections of the country. 38 in washington. 21 in boston. check out your cold temperature temperatures. fargo, minus 5 degrees. international falls minus 7 and denver is 16. >> casper over there minus 9. >> seattle by the way 32. and you can get into southern texas and florida this time a year. a little warmer to our south. there are your trouble spots. winter weather advisories from eastern colorado through kansas, missouri up towards illinois and indiana. this storm system a rather weak one and moving in our direction. clouds on t
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Dec 28, 2012 7:00am EST
in russia. i made a life here in america. >> on wednesday, she and her family delivered a petition against the bill to the russian embassy here in d.c. it had 7,000 american and 100,000 russian signatures. we want to learn more about the impact this could have on families in the u.s. joinings now is bill blackwire, president and ceo of one of the largest adoption agencies in the u.s. he joins now. thank you very much for joining us this morning. >> you're very welcome. >> first of all, tell us your reaction when you initially heard about this. >> our initial reaction was of course we were concerned, but we thought that president putin would review this and would not sign the legislation. as it turned out, this is about the worst case scenario there could be. >> as of now, to your knowledge, what would happen to all the russian children up for adoption to the parents here in america? >> well, we are still hopeful that there could be a good outcome. however, there are 46 families that are scheduled to pick up a child in russia. we have several from bethany in that situation. there ar
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Dec 9, 2012 9:00am EST
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Dec 30, 2012 8:00am EST
times square, it's seven fete tall -- 7 feet tall. after four decades of dick clark helping america ring in the new year, 2013 will be the first celebration following his death. a special waterford crystal with clark's name engraved on it will be in the ball this year. we spoke with his wife who says she remembers watching the weather report this time of year since she knew they would be outside for so many hours and always looked forward to their new year's kiss. >> i sort of separate, the only way i can deal with this whole thing is i think of the television dick clark not my husband and then i can deal with it, if i have to think of that's my husband, he's not here, that's hard. >> depending who you ask, 13 is considered lucky to some, unlucky to others but for the superstitious out there, dreading 2013 no need to fear. good luck charms have been attached to the 13 to washed off the potential bad luck. in new york city, ana koiman fox news. >>> the next chapter of one of nfl's biggest rivalries hours away. coming up we talk to a redskins expert about how rare tonight's match-up really
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Dec 18, 2012 9:00am EST
yesterday of respiratory complications. >> as america mourns the loss of young children and teachers, many are questioning the horrific crime and want to know more about the gunman. >> we'll have an in depth look at mass murderers and if there are signs someone may commit a terrible crime. a local psychologist will join us to look at youth violence. we'll be right back. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso. in what world do potatoes, bacon and cheese add up to 100 calories? your world. ♪ [ whispers ] real bacon... creamy cheese... 100 calories... [ chef ] ma'am [ male announcer ] progresso. you gotta taste this soup. of green giant vegetables it's easy to eat like a giant... ♪ and feel like a green giant. ♪ ho ho ho ♪ green giant it sparks a movement. because people can't keep it to themselves. look ! no ugly spots ! awesome! incredible shine. i'm switching for good. love, love, love finish! over a million people have switched to finish. visit us on facebook. >>> as a community of newtown, connecticut begins the healing process, help is pouring in. even man's best friend is lendin
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Dec 24, 2012 6:00am EST
holiday traditions getting people in the spirit in central and south america. h am oh, you have a keurig vue brewer? oh, it's great! now i can brew my coffee just the way i love it. how do you do that? well, inside the brewer, there's this train that's powerful enough to carry more coffee and fresh water to make coffee that's stronger and bigger... and even hotter! actually, i just press this button. brew the coffee you love -- stronger, bigger, or hotter -- with the keurig vue. 12/24/12 >>> looks more like bethlaham this year. the display has been up disearly december. recreates all the events leading up to the birth of jesus starting with the annunciation of the virgin mary. and also includes more than 300 actors. the spectacular village which takes up more than 185,000 square feet draws 85,000 people a day. aqua clas was back. he was mingling with fish and opening presents under water. the man behind the suit and the aquarium's chief biologist. he dives dressed up to see the children laugh. this is the second year they have staged this special event. all right. that's it for th
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Dec 24, 2012 5:00am EST
. >> the tiny new england town can hopefully put on a smile as towns from across america step in to help. marion rafferty has the story. >> reporter: the nation stood shocked after hearing about the tragic elementary school shooting in newtown, connecticut. the response almost immediate from communities sometimes hundreds of miles away, asking the same question, what can i do to help? >> i want them to smile. i want them to smile again and know that people do care and love them. >> reporter: folks in smyrna, georgia, organizing a teddy bear drive collecting ted by bears for each of the children at sandy hook school. >> teddy bears mean a lot to children. it's good to have something that you can remember. >> reporter: he is asking people to light a candle in front of their homes on christmas eve. >> we want them to put the candles out so they can remember the people who died at the school. >> reporter: the family's tree is decorated head to toe with angels representing each child lost in the shooting. a large act of kindness from nebraska and arizona. communities in both states are s
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Dec 22, 2012 6:00pm EST
america. >>> we are following a story out of northeast d.c. where police are investigating a deadly shooting happened in bladensburg. the metropolitan police department said one was shot, another found in the road and another victim inside a card. the victim in the road, 44-year- old raymond harris later died. so far, no arrest. police are offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. >>> police in prince george's county in maryland are investigating a deadly car crash that happened in the 9300 block of adelphi road. five people were taken to the hospital, one person died. no word yet on hot victim is or the condition of the is your -- on who the victim is or the condition of the survivors. >>> this is on branch avenue and hill crest heights. part of the roof here caved in but no injuries were reported. damage is estimated at $100,000. >>> officials in maryland are searching for a missing man. take a look. prince george's county police say that 20-year-old david jonathan share has been missing since december 19th. the young man was last seen near the campus of the universi
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Dec 30, 2012 10:00pm EST
faces. america choosing the winner -- >> tate stevens! >> hollywood's biggest night went silent. the best picture award going to the artist, the film alone grabbing five oscars. meryl streep had won the record for the most nominations. she took home an oscar for her portrayal of the iron lady. the descendants took home best picture golden globe awards. >> i'd like to know who the guy was my wife was seeing. >> and the avengers, the top grossing film of the year. 2012 was a tough year for twihards, as twilight star kristin stewart admitting to cheating on robert pattinson with the married director. fans saying goodbye to the series with the fifth and final movie "breaking dawn part two" in november. they won't remain heart broken for long. 50 shades of grey, unleashing a hell fire of kink into modern literature. the world said goodbye to andy griffith, phyllis diller, whitney houston, donna summer, and dick clark to name a few. from the sad and into the realm of crazy, plenty of celebrity drama. lindsay lohan still in hot water and might be heading to the slammer again, violating prob
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Dec 29, 2012 10:00pm EST
helping america ring in the new year, 2013 will be the first celebration following his death. a special with his name and grades on it will be in the ball this year. we spoke with his fe
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Dec 5, 2012 5:00pm EST
congressional republicans are playing with fire. >> the creditworthiness of america ought not to be put at risk. >> the president did not take part in negotiations this week. and increasing unlikely. >> it's been observed that the president has yuped his ante when it comes to tough talk about the republicans in the midst of the fiscal cliff negotiations and at one point, using the v word saying he would veto any bill coming to his desk, not including the higher taxes for wealthier households, shawn. >> thank you, tom fit gerald. >>> the cuban government is accusing washington of lying about the health of a maryland man in a cuban prison. allen gross is detained in havana for three years after being convicted of acting against the cuban government. a cuban diplomat said that gross will not be released without conditions and the government is willing to discuss a trade. gross in exchange for five cuban intelligence agents in a florida prison. >>> as the 5 continues, a breast cancer breakthrough. why a popular drug could change the way some patients are treated. >> it's not always easy to
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Dec 18, 2012 7:00am EST
great home. i'm very interested in aging in america. the way we treat our elders and feed our elders. i'm extremely concerned about the fact that every single morning, 10,000 people wake up sick. most likely aren't prepared for the extra years. so i want to get out front and focus on super healthy vegetarian vegan meals but super healthy meals and a way to engage elders. much of the way we have here with men and women out of prison. >> why la? >> we throw away about 40% of the food we produce. and half of it is fruits and vegetables. half of the food. so california, the whole central valley and all the amazing fruits and vegetables that are modestly damaged. they are geometrically imperfect. and that kind of stuff, if it's ripe and doesn't look perfect, we throw it away. >> so just like you saw all the waste, you are like this food can still be eaten. you are seeing wonderful produce doesn't look picture perfect. >> i'm just anticipating a generation of older americans. the idea is not necessarily to go out there and cook for older people in it's to use la for a national dialogue. >>
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Dec 28, 2012 10:00pm EST
america so that the wealthy don't have to pay their fair share. >> we need two words, presidential leadership on not just taxing rich people, we could tax all the rich people and cut their heads off and it wouldn't help the medicare fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with time running out hopes for a grand bargain have diminished with talk now of a smaller deal that extend bush tax rate for the middle class and extends unemployment benefits but puts off major spending cuts and reform to entitlements like medicare. >> we're going to end up with a small kick the can down the road bill that creates another fiscal cliff to deal with this fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with expectations for a deal low, lawmakers are now talking about how to retroactively fix any damage done by going over the cliff in the new congress. in washington nicole collins, fox news. >>> we are, of course, going to have much more on the fiscal cliff negotiations coming up at 10:30. a republican and democratic strategist will face off here and talk about the prospects for reaching a deal. >>> a strike that could have shut dow
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Dec 6, 2012 7:00am EST
world. it's a big community event. and it's our present. it's the president's present to america. >> i don't want to say fox 5 morning news has pull. but i think right now viewers are getting a sneak peak of the tree lit. see the kind of things you see. you are not going to get it anywhere else. thank you very much. myfoxdc.com is our web site. we have a link to the national park service foundation, the national park service and going to be streamed on that web site so you can watch the entire ceremony. and we'll have the lighting live as well. in our next hour, rehearsals start at 8. forget the lights, we're going to see what stars are going to be shining as they rehearse in just a few minutes. >> i love that part. thank you so much. >> very cool. >> a little inside. >> there is once again a reason why you should be careful about what you post on the internet when it comes to product reviews and customer service critiques. >> an update on a local woman who was sued over what she wrote on yelp. that web site where you can write your reviews. it's not as clear-cut as freedom of sp
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